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Same old story

Government offshoring is very, very rare. This GAO report searches for offshore outsourcing in six government programs (four are federally-funded state-administered and to are federally-administered). For the federally administered programs, the GAO found no offshoring at all. There was some offshoring in the other programs but the amount was still “relatively small.” Related: Offshoring a Rarity in California

Ted Balaker is an award-winning filmmaker, journalist, and founding partner of Korchula Productions, a film and new media production company devoted to making important ideas entertaining.